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Dear Franklin Furnace Aficionados:

Thank you very much for your spiritual and concrete support. Franklin Furnace intends to stay open to continue its mission.

Our small staff works from a large office on the campus of Pratt Institute, which remains open for now – for news about the upcoming events of 2020 Franklin Furnace Fund artists, please check our website. If you have any questions at any time please email at mail@franklinfurnace.org or call 718-687-5800.

Stay healthy because only together can we continue making the world safe for avant-garde art!

Yours truly,

Harley Spiller
Ken Dewey Director


Goings on for March 23, 2020:
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1. Agnes Denes, FF Alumn, receives Art Innovation Impact Award, The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, and more
2. Melissa Wolf & Paul Lamarre, FF Alumns, at EIDIA House, Brooklyn, April 2020
3. Kimsooja, FF Alumn, now online
4. Barbara Pollack, Judith Bernstein, Lynn Hershman-Leeson, Jenny Polak, Dread Scott, FF Alumns, now online at artatatimelikethis.com
5. Ed Woodham, FF Alumn, at Gowanus Dredgers Boathouse, Brooklyn, March
6. Thana Alexa, FF Member, releases new album
7. Joseph Nechvatal, FF Alumn, now online at https://archive.org/details/ViralSymphony
8. Common Field Convening 2020 now online
9. Louise Bourgeois, Yoko Ono, FF Alumns, now online in The New York Times

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Goings on for March 16, 2020:
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1. Frank Moore, FF Alumn, at frankadelic.com now online
2. Aviva Rahmani, Lynn Hershman Leeson, Suzanne Lacy, FF Alumns, now online and more
3. Richard H. Alpert, FF Alumn, at Oxford Film Festival, Oxford, MS, March 18-22.
4. Candace Hill-Montgomery, FF Alumn, at Watermill Center, Watermill, NY, thru April 3 and more
5. Linda Mary Montano, Susan Martin, FF Alumns, at Plaza Blanca, Abiqu, NM, Summer
6. Joni Mabe, FF Alumn, at Hudgens Art Center, Duluth, GA, thru April 25.
7. Jenny Polak, FF Alumn, receives 2020 Socrates Annual Fellowship
8. Alfredo Jaar, FF Alumn, Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography, and more
9. Paul Zelevansky, FF Alumn, now online at greatblankness.com
10. Antoni Muntadas, Regina Silveira, FF Alumns, at Galeria Bolsa de Arte, Porto Alegre, Brazil, opening March 19, and more
11. Barbara T. Smith, FF Alumn, receives Nelbert Chouinard Award
12. Bing Lee, Tehching Hsieh, FF Alumns, at WhiteBox Harlem, thru April 12

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Goings on for March 09, 2020:
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1. Shayna Dunkelman, FF Fund Recipient 2018-19, at FiveMyles, Brooklyn, Mar. 24-25
2. Jaimie Warren, FF Alumn, at Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, April 4-11
3. Cortney Andrews, FF Alumn, at Jack Hanley Gallery, Manhattan, thru April 5
4. Nancy Spero, FF Alumn, at Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna, Austria, Mar. 19-Apr. 30
5. Christa Maiwald, Charles Yuen, FF Alumns, at MOCA LI, Patchogue, NY, thru April 19
6. Aline Mare, FF Alumn, at Diana Berber Gallery at Mt Sac, Walnut, CA, opening March 15th
7. Margia Kramer, FF Alumn, in The New York Times, now online
8. Iris Rose, FF Alumn, at Pangea, Manhattan, March 22
9. Madeline Sunley, FF Intern Alumn, at Columbia University, Manhattan, April 3
10. Karen Shaw, FF Alumn, at Five Points Center for the Visual Arts, Torrington, CT, opening March 13
11. Laurie Anderson, FF Alumn, at Australian Institute for Machine Learning
12. Mark Bloch, FF Alumn, in the Brooklyn Rail, now online
13. Karen Finley, FF Alumn, at Freight + Volume, Manhattan, opening March 19
14. Adam Putnam, FF Alumn, at PPOW, Manhattan, March 13
15. Marja Samsom, FF Alumn, at Club Berlin, Manhattan, March 15
16. Alicia Grullón, FF Alumn, at The Old Stone House, Brooklyn, March 20, 26
17. Katya Grokhovsky, FF Alumn, at EFA Project Space, Manhattan, opening March 18
18. Mama Donna Henes, FF Alumn, at Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, March 19
19. Amy Khoshbin, FF Alumn, receives Pratt Fine Arts’ Fellowship in Civic Engagement

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Goings on for March 02, 2020:
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1. Taylor Mac, FF Alumn, now online in The New York Times
2. Paul McMahon, FF Alumn, at 321 Gallery, Brooklyn, thru March 16
3. Alvin Eng, FF Alumn, at Dixon Place, Manhattan, March 7
4. Debra Pearlman, FF Alumn, at Vandeb Editions, LIC, NY, opening March 11
5. Robin Tewes, FF Alumn, at Byrdcliffe, Woodstock, NY, thru March 29
6. Peter Cramer, Jack Waters, FF Alumns, at Mercury Lounge, Manhattan, March 9
7. Pati Hill, Richard Torchia, FF Alumns, at Kunstverein Munich, Germany, opening March 6
8. Judith Ren-Lay, FF Alumn, announces new website judithren-lay.com
9. Istvan Kantor, FF Alumn, at Howl! Happening, Manhattan, March 27
10. Nina Kuo, Mark Bloch, FF Alumns, now online at whitehotmagazine.com
11. Lucio Pozzi, FF Alumn, at Hudson Hall, Hudson, NY, opening March 21
12. Margia Kramer, FF Alumn, now online at https://www.easthamptonstar.com
13. Jay Critchley, FF Alumn, now online at peaceloveandsoup.com
14. Johanna Went, Ron Athey, Stephen Holman, FF Alumns, at The Box, Los Angeles, CA, March 7
15. Irina Danilovah, FF Alumn, at Bronx River Art Center, closing reception March 7
16. Alina Bliumis, Jeff Bliumis, FF Alumns, at 625 Madison Ave., Manhattan, March 3-9
17. Brooke Singer, FF Alumn, March news
18. Nina Sobell, FF Alumn, publishes new book
19. Cassils, Hannah Wilke, FF Alumns, at The Armory Show, Manhattan, March 5-8

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Goings on for February 24, 2020:
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1. Franc Palaia, FF Alumn, at BAU, Beacon, NY, thru March 8, and more
2. Jayoung Yoon, FF Alumn, at Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY, opening March 8, and more
3. Galinsky, FF Alumn, at City Kids Foundation, Manhattan, Feb. 25, and more
4. Suzanne Lacy, Lynn Hershman Leeson, Aviva Rahmani, FF Alumns, at 32A Cooper Square, Manhattan, Feb. 24
5. Colette, FF Alumn, at Löwenpalais, Berlin, Germany, March 2
6. Judith Sloan, FF Alumn, at Queens Theater in the Park, Flushing, March 7
7. Nicole Eisenman, FF Alumn, at Anton Kern Gallery, Manhattan, thru March 28, and more
8. Cathy Weis, FF Alumn, receives Manhattan Arts Grant 2020
9. Xandra Ibarra, FF Alumn, now online in artnews.com
10. Mark Bloch, FF Alumn, now online at whitehotmagazine.com
11. Doug Beube, FF Alumn, at Performance Arcade 2020, Wellington, NZ, Feb. 26-March 1
12. Barbara Rosenthal, FF Alumn, at Accademia di Belle Arti, Lecce, Italy, Feb. 27-28 and more
13. Liliana Porter, FF Alumn, at Sicardi Ayers Bacino, Houston, TX, opening March 19
14. Henriëtte Brouwers, John Malpede, FF Alumns, at Skid Row History Museum and Archive, Los Angeles, CA, opening March 7
15. Alicia Grullón, Saul Ostrow, FF Alumns, at PS122 Gallery, Manhattan

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Goings on for February 17, 2020:
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1. Arantxa Araujo, FF Fund recipient 2019-20, at Leslie-Lohman Project Space, Manhattan, Feb. 20 and more
2. Guadalupe Maravilla, FF Fund recipient 2018-19, at Knockdown Center, Queens, NY, March 14
3. Raul Zamudio, FF Alumn, now online at asiancurator.com
4. Brendan Fernandes, FF Alumn, winter news
5. Adam Pendleton, FF Alumn, now online in the New York Times
6. Jonathan Berger, FF Alumn, at Participant, Manhattan, opening feb. 23
7. ŠKART Group, FF Alumn, at Museum of Yugoslavia, thru March 2020
8. Rachel Frank, FF Alumn, at Field Projects, Manhattan, opening Feb. 20 and more
9. Rosamond S. King, FF Alumn, at New York University, Manhattan, Feb. 18, and more
10. Printed Matter announces Emerging Artists Publication Series recipients
11. Linda Montano, FF Alumn, at School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Feb. 27
12. Lorraine O'Grady, FF Alumn, at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA, thru May 19
13. Ree Morton, FF Alumn, at ICA, Los Angeles, CA, thru June 14
14. Dread Scott, FF Alumn, now online in The New Yorker
15. Penny Arcade, FF Alumn, at Pangea, Manhattan, Feb. 26-March 18
16. Barbara Rosenthal, FF Alumn, at Boddinale Film Festival, Berlin, Germany, Feb. 22
17. Paul Zelevansky, FF Alumn, now online at greatblankness.com
18. Mark Tribe, FF Alumn, at Gallery 8, Manhattan, thru March 8

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Goings on for February 10, 2020:
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1. The Dark Bob, FF Alumn, releases new double cd
2. John Held, Kristine Stiles, FF Alumns, at Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest, Hungary, Feb. 21, and more
3. Hidemi Takagi, FF Alumn, at FiveMyles, Brooklyn, opening Feb. 15
4. Alicia Grullón, FF Alumn, at Old Stone house, Brooklyn, thru April 6, and more
5. Aviva Rahmani, FF Alumn, at Lake Superior, MN, spring 2020
6. Judy Dunaway, FF Alumn, at ChaShaMa, Manhattan, March 7-8
7. Frank Moore, FF Alumn, at Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 14
8. Francheska Alcántara, Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo, FF Alumns, at Bronx Council on the Arts, Feb. 13
9. Xaviera Simmons, FF Alumn, at Socrates Sculpture Park, May 2020-March 2021
10. Jim Johnson, FF Alumn, at RULE Gallery, Denver, CO, opening Feb. 14
11. Roberley Bell, FF Alumn, at Readywipe Gallery, Holyoke, MA, opening Feb. 22
12. Barbara Rosenthal, FF Alumn, at Lichtundfire Art and Culture, Manhattan, Feb. 13
13. Peter Baren, FF Alumn, in Chicago, IL, Feb. 12
14. Cave Dogs, FF Alumns, at SUNY New Paltz, NY, Feb. 22

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Goings on for February 03, 2020:
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1. Alvin Eng, FF Alumn, at Dixon Place, Manhattan, Feb. 8, Mar. 7, April 18
2. Paula Barr, FF Alumn, at Anthology Film Archives, Manhattan, Feb. 8
3. Coco Gordon, FF Alumn, at Visioni Altre, Venezia, Italy, Feb. 1-13
4. Jim Johnson, FF Alumn, now online at discopie.com
5. Arantxa Araujo, FF Alumn, at Artivismo, Mexico City, Mexico, Feb. 8 and more
6. Kathy Brew, FF Alumn, at MoMA, Manhattan, Feb. 7-16
7. Naimah Hassan, Steve Epstein, FF Alumns, at Alchemical Theater, Manhattan, Feb. 8
8. Barbara Rosenthal, FF Alumn, at Denise Bibro Gallery, Manhattan, Feb. 8, and more
9. Jay Critchley, FF Alumn, at soundcloud.com now online, and more
10. Suzanne Stokes, FF Alumn, at Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY, opening February 11

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Goings on for January 27, 2020:
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1. Olivia Beens, FF Alumn, at El Barrio’s Artspace PS109, Manhattan, Jan. 31
2. Agnes Denes, FF Alumn, receives Phillips’ Collection 2020 Arts Innovation, Impact award
3. Franc Palaia, FF Alumn, at International Art Fair, Jersey City, NJ, Feb. 21-23, and more
4. Joseph Nechvatal, Kiki Smith, FF Alumns, in Hyperallergic now online
5. Doug Beube, FF Alumn, at The Performance Arcade, Wellington, New Zealand, February 26-March 1
6. E. F. Higgins III, Anna Banana, John Evans, Ray Johnson, FF Alumns, at Apt. Gallery, Manhattan, opening Jan 31
7. Krzysztof Wodiczko, FF Alumn, in the New York Times, now online
8. Paul Zelevansky, FF Alumn, at greatblankness.com now online
9. Ana Mendieta, Arlene Raven, Athena Tacha, Ellen Lanyon, Hannah Wilke, Helène Aylon, Howardena Pindell, Jerri Allyn, Joan Snyder, Joyce Kozloff, Linda Montano, Lucy Lippard, Martha Rosler, Martha Wilson, Mary Beth Edelson, Mimi Smith, Nancy Spero, Nao Bustamante, Nina Kuo, Rachel Rosenthal, Xandra Ibarra, Yong Soon Min, FF Alumns, at Archives of American Art, Washington, DC, thru Nov. 2020
10. Frank Moore, FF Alumn, at Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 2-21
11. Nina Sobell, FF Alumn, at WhitePageGallery.noemata.net/ online now thru Mar. 31

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Goings on for January 20, 2020:
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1. Franklin Furnace receives National Endowment for the Arts “Art Works” grant for its Seq Art Kids education program
2. Robbin Ami Silverberg, FF Alumn, at Pratt Institute Brooklyn Campus Library, opening Feb. 13
3. Terry Braunstein, FF Alumn, at Long Beach Museum of Art, CA, opening Jan. 24, and more
4. Jaimie Warren, FF Alumn, at Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, opening Feb. 21 and more
5. Paul Lamarre & Melissa P. Wolf, FF Alumns, at Eidia House, Manhattan, opening January 21
6. Shaun Leonardo, FF Alumn, at Maryland Insitute College of Art, Baltimore, Jan. 30-Mar. 15, and more
7. Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espéjo, Beatrice Glow, FF Alumn, at Wave Hill, The Bronx, thru March 29
8. Cassils, FF Alumn, January news
9. Sur Rodney Sur, Jack Waters, Peter Cramer, FF Alumns, at Printed Matter/St. Marks, Manhattan, Jan. 30
10. Iris Rose, FF Alumn, FF Alumn, at Pangea, Manhattan, Jan. 26
11. Peter Cramer and Jack Waters, FF Alumns, at Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ, Feb. 1.
12. Jennifer Hicks, Linda Montano, FF Alumns, at Art Center/Gallery, Saugerties NY date changed to Jan. 25
13. Doreen Garner, FF Alumn, at JTT, Manhattan, thru Feb. 23
14. Becca Blackwell, Jibz Cameron, FF Alumns, receive 2020 Creative Capital Awards
15. Hans Haacke, FF Alumn, receives Goslar Kaiserring 2020
16. Johanna Went, FF Alumn, at The Box, Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 25-Mar. 14
17. Warren Lehrer, FF Alumn, at Center for Book Arts, Manhattan, thru March 28
18. Cindy Sherman, FF Alumn, receives the 2020 Wolf Prize in Art
19. Tim Miller, FF Alumn, at Performance Space New York, Manhattan, Jan. 25
20. Guy de Cointet, Michel Auder, John Baldessari, Susan Martin, Barbara Smith, FF Alumns, at The Emily Harvey Foundation, Manhattan, Jan. 24
21. Ed Ruscha, FF Alumn, in The New York Times, now online
22. Jenny Polak, Dread Scott, FF Alumns, at Pierogi, Manhattan, thru Feb. 16
23. Krzysztof Wodiczko, FF Alumn, in Madison Square Park, Manhattan, thru May 10
24. Dread Scott, FF Alumn, at Revolution Books, Manhattan, Jan 24

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Goings on for January 13, 2020:
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1. Peter Cramer, Jack Waters, Stefani Mar, FF Alumns, at La MaMa, Manhattan, Feb. 20-March 1
2. Norm Magnusson at cma gallery, Newburgh, NY, through Feb. 1, and more
3. Linda Mary Montano, Jennifer Hicks, FF Alumns, at Art Center/Gallery, Saugerties NY, Jan. 18
4. Joe Lewis, FF Alumn, at Mesa College, San Diego, CA, February
5. Amy Khoshbin, Barbara Kruger, Betty Tompkins, Christen Clifford, Cindy Sherman, Dominique Duroseau, Judith Bernstein, Louise Lawler, Shirin Neshat, Suzy Lake, Xaviera Simmons, FF Alumns, at Eva Presenhuber, Manhattan, thru Jan. 18, and more
6. Nina Kuo, FF Alumn, at Flushing Town Hall, Queens, Feb. 19-Mar 1
7. Isabella Bannerman, Sabrina Jones, FF Alumns, at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, Jan. 18
8. Vernita N'Cognita, FF Alumn, at Viridian, Manhattan, thru Jan. 25
9. Louise Bourgeois, Petah Coyne, Ree Morton, Howardena Pindell, Miriam Schapiro, Carolee Schneemann, Joan Snyder, Stella Waitzkin, FF Alumns, at The Brooklyn Museum, opening Jan. 24
10. Karen Shaw, FF Alumn, at University of Tennesee, Knoxville, thru Feb. 16
11. Olivia Beens, Susan Newmark, FF Alumns, at Established Gallery, Brooklyn, opening Jan. 18
12. Tadej Pogačar, FF Alumn, at galerie Michaela stock, Vienna, Austria, thru Feb. 29
13. Shirin Neshat, FF Alumn, at PPOW, Manhattan, Jan. 16
14. Christa Maiwald, L. Brandon Krall, FF Alumns, at Frances M. Naumann Fine Art, Manhattan, thru February 29
15. Joyce Yu-Jean Lee, FF Alumn, January news
16. John Baldessari, FF Alumn, in The New York Times, now online
17. Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo, FF Alumn, at albionmich.net now online and more
18. Tony Whitfield, FF Alumn, receives Jerome@Camargo Residency 2020
19. Pope.L, FF Alumn, in The New York Times, now online
20. Edward M. Gómez, FF Alumn, now online in Hyperallergic

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Goings on for January 7, 2020:
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John Baldessari, FF Alumn, in memoriam

1. Susan Leopold, FF Alumn, at Elizabeth Harris Gallery, Manhattan, opening Jan. 11
2. Nicolas Dumit Estevez Raful Espejo, Billy Curmano, Irina Danilova, Maggie Ens, Alicia Grullón, Linda Mary Montano, Susan Joy Rippberger, Harley Spiller, FF Alumns, new publication
3. Theodora Skipitares, FF Alumn, at La MaMa E. T. C., Manhattan, Jan. 23-Feb. 2
4. Lily Tomlin, FF Alumn, in the New York Times, now online
5. Paul Zelevansky, FF Alumn, at greatblankness.com now online
6. Irina Danilova, FF Alumn, at Bronx River Art Center, opening Jan. 12
7. Sonya Rapoport, FF Alumn, at San José Museum of Art, CA, opening Feb. 7
8. Barbara Rosenthal, FF Alumn, at Denise Bibro Gallery, Manhattan, opening Jan. 9, and more
9. Laura Parnes, FF Alumn, at Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA, opening Jan. 17
10. Debra Pearlman, FF Alumn, at ODETTA, Manhattan, Jan. 12
11. Mark Bloch, FF Alumn, at brooklynrail.org now online and more
12. Colette, FF Alumn, at tmlarts.com now online
13. Harley Spiller, FF Alumn, at The Ace Hotel, Manhattan, opening Jan. 15

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Goings on for January 2, 2019:
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1. Jane Dickson, FF Alumn, at Howl! Happening, Manhattan, opening Jan. 9
2. Conrad Ventur, Barbara Hammer, Carolee Schneemann, FF Alumns, at Participant Inc., Manhattan, opening Jan. 5
3. Zlatko Kopljar, FF Alumn, at Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia, thru Feb. 16, 2020
4. Sydney Blum, FF Alumn, in sculpturemagazine.art now online
5. Beth B., FF Alumn, at International Film Festival Rotterdam, The Netherlands, January 27-28
6. Howardena Pindell, FF Alumn, in The New York Times, Dec. 20, 2019
7. Sally Greenhouse, FF Alumn, now online at gazettenet.com
8. Robin Tewes, FF Alumn, at Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA, opening Jan. 23
9. Shelagh Keeley, FF Alumn, at Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto, Feb. 6-May 10
10. Linda Sibio, FF Alumn, at Joshua Tree, CA and online
11. Stephanie Brody-Lederman, FF Alumn, at The Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore, Paris, France
12. Charlie Clough, FF Alumn, now online at youtube.com/watch?v=OdXU1wcbilo
13. M. Kasper, FF Alumn, new translation
14. Nicolas Dumit Estevez Raful, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Lawrence Graham-Brown, Ana Mendieta, FF Alumns, new publication
15. Roger Shimomura, FF Alumn, receives University of Kansas honorary Doctor of Arts
16. Jacob Burckhardt, FF Alumn, at Rio Grande Union, Manhattan, Jan. 10-11

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